In 2022, 181 B.C. workers died from a workplace injury or disease. There were 74 fatalities due to traumatic injury and 107 fatalities due to occupational disease.
On April 28, we honour the lives of those that have been injured or lost their lives to workplace injury or disease in B.C. Visit dayofmourning.bc.ca for more information.
Vancouver & District Labour Council is co-sponsoring a Day of Mourning ceremony once again this year along with the BC Federation of Labour, the Business Council of BC, and WorkSafeBC.
April 28, 2023 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Jack Poole Plaza
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver
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